[EVENT] Bangalore - Usability - The Art of Writing, Usability Testing , June 12th
6 Jun 2010 - 8:03am
The STC India User Research and Usability SIG is pleased to announce two sessions on Saturday, June 12, 2010, at Cisco Systems India Pvt. Ltd., Divyashree Chambers, Bangalore. 1) Usability - The Art of Writing by Mohan Krishnaraj, Wipro 2) Usability Testing by Rajdeep Gupta, Misys
Agenda ---------- 9: 30 am – 10: 00 am - Registration 10:00 am – 10:45 am - Usability - The Art of Writing 10:45 am – 11:15 am - Tea Break and Networking 11:15 am – 12:00 pm - Usability Testing
Please be present at the venue by 9:45 am to avoid inconvenience.
Presentations -------------------- Mohan's session explains a deeper meaning of how to design for user experience and how users can perceive information and visual communication. As designers and technical writers, it is important from a usability perspective to address positive and negative emotions to improve user perceptions.
Rajdeep's session focuses on the basics of usability, the usability testing process, and techniques followed for performing usability tests for UI and documents.
Registration ------------------ The last date for registration is June 10, 2010. This session is free for STC and non-STC members. However, registration is mandatory. To confirm your registration, please send an email to Arun Martin (firstname.lastname@example.org). IMPORTANT - To ensure higher security of all the delegates, Cisco mandates that you bring your identity card and the online confirmation letter.
Speakers -------------- Mohan Krishnaraj, currently heading the User Experience Group at Wipro Technologies has over 16 years of experience in Human Factors and Usability and is a Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) from Human Factors International (HFI). His background as a principal usability consultant has helped him to drive innovative solutions and methodologies that address major usability issues across industries. He is also an active member of many usability communities and has always been a driving force in the space of user/emotion centered design. Recognized as a “Thought Leader” by clients in multiple industries, Mohan has played key role in establishing new business initiatives for Wipro. He joined as a part of leadership team in building a strong User Experience Practice at Wipro in providing transformation solutions to clients across industries.
Rajdeep Gupta is a technical writer with Misys, Bangalore, and is presently the Vice-President of the STC India Chapter.
Venue ---------- Cisco Systems India Pvt. Ltd. Divyashree Chambers, Langford Road, Bangalore Contact person: Michelle Cherian